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Hedgehog on stand, white body, blue glaze, damaged!

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheik Farag. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1923: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Sheik Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.6 x 3 x 5.2 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-303

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture